To bring together scholars who explain historical phenomena using the methods of the social sciences

Preliminary Programme

Showing: Theory (all days)
Wed 4 April
    8.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Thu 5 April
    8.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Fri 6 April
    8.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Sat 7 April
    8.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

All days
Wednesday 4 April 2018 11.00 - 13.00
B-2 - THE01 : Historical Consciousness and Public History: a Contested Nexus?
LAN/OG/074 Lanyon Building
Network: Theory Chair: Stefan Berger
Organizer: Anna ClarkDiscussants: -
Robbert-Jan Adriaansen : The Play-Element of Historical Culture
Mario Carretero : How to Teach Trump’s Wall? Historical consciousness and representations of national territories
Anna Clark : Intersections of Historical Consciousness: History, Historical Thinking and 'Ordinary Australians'
Maria Grever : The Reality of Fake History and How to Respond: Using Popular Genres to Enhance Critical Historical Consciousness



Wednesday 4 April 2018 14.00 - 16.00
B-3 - THE02 : The Public Dimension of Memory - Concepts, Approaches, Fields of Research
LAN/OG/074 Lanyon Building
Network: Theory Chair: Franziska Metzger
Organizers: Markus Furrer, Franziska MetzgerDiscussant: Franziska Metzger
Markus Furrer : Remembering and Teaching the Cold War - How does Memory Culture Influence History Teaching?
Nicole Immler : How the Colonial Past became a Colonial Present. Human Rights as a Social Imaginary in the Field of Transitional Justice
Slawomir Kapralski : The Public Sphere of Memory and its Transformation: Social Memory and Distorted Communication
Susanne Popp : Schools and Public History – an Approach of History Didactics
Katarzyna Stoklosa : Public Controversies of Memory with a Focus on Border Regions



Thursday 5 April 2018 8.30 - 10.30
B-5 - THE07 : Meet the Author: Ethan Kleinberg
LAN/OG/074 Lanyon Building
Network: Theory Chair: Stefan Berger
Organizers: -Discussants: Berber Bevernage, Maria Grever, Ethan Kleinberg, Herman Paul



Thursday 5 April 2018 11.00 - 13.00
L-6 - THE06 : Anarchism and Republicanism: Theory
PFC/02/013 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Network: Theory Chair: Bert Altena
Organizers: Bert Altena, Ruth KinnaDiscussant: Carl Levy
Guilherme Falleiros : Federalism in Anarchism, Republicanism and Amerindian Politics
Ruth Kinna , Alex Prichard : Anarchism Violence and Freedom: the Evolution of an Anarchist-republican Debate



Thursday 5 April 2018 14.00 - 16.00
B-7 - THE04 : Economic History, Social Science History and a Historical Social Science
LAN/OG/074 Lanyon Building
Network: Theory Chair: Thomas Welskopp
Organizer: Norbert FabianDiscussant: Thomas Welskopp
Norbert Fabian : Structural Network Analyses as Sociohistorical and Didactical Models for a Historical Social Science
Marijn Molema : History, Economy and Policy: what Historians can Learn from social scientists (and vice versa)



Thursday 5 April 2018 16.30 - 18.30
B-8 - THE05 : Meet the Editors of Rethinking History: What Does it Mean to Rethink History Today?
LAN/OG/074 Lanyon Building
Network: Theory Chair: Berber Bevernage
Organizers: Patrick Finney, Kalle PihlainenDiscussants: -



Friday 6 April 2018 8.30 - 10.30
B-9 - THE08 : Meet the Editors: State Sponsored History after 1945
LAN/OG/074 Lanyon Building
Network: Theory Chair: Berber Bevernage
Organizers: -Discussants: Stefan Berger, Berber Bevernage, Anna Clark, Maria Grever



Friday 6 April 2018 14.00 - 16.00
B-11 - THE03 : In the Absence of Grand Narratives: Contemporary Challenges for a Historical Theory of Global Capitalism
LAN/OG/074 Lanyon Building
Network: Theory Chair: Stefan Berger
Organizers: Philipp Reick, Philipp ReickDiscussant: Thomas Welskopp
Lex Heerma van Voss : Smart Institutions or Thick Trade Flows? Why did Capitalism grow around the North Sea, 1500-1700?
Philip Minehan : Avoiding 'Socialism' at all Costs: on the Origins and Ends of Modern Conflict and Warfare
Pedro Romero Marques , Marcelo Milan : The Dynamics of Global Capitalism: the Universal Logic of Accumulation Versus the Logic of National Capitalist Economies



Friday 6 April 2018 16.30 - 18.30
B-12 - LAB01 : Roundtable: A Phase of Global Revolution (mid 1900s-mid 1920)?
LAN/OG/074 Lanyon Building
Networks: Labour , Theory , World History Chair: Christian G. De Vito
Organizers: Stefan Berger, Klaus WeinhauerDiscussants: Christian G. De Vito, Dagmar Ellerbrock, Marcel van der Linden
Stefan Berger , Klaus Weinhauer : A Phase of Global Revolution (mid 1900s-mid 1920)
Klaus Weinhauer , Stefan Berger : A Phase of Global Revolution (mid 1900s-mid 1920)?



Saturday 7 April 2018 8.30 - 10.30
B-13 - THE09 : Meet the Editors: Marioa Carretero, Maria Grever an Stefan Berger
LAN/OG/074 Lanyon Building
Network: Theory Chair: Stefan Berger
Organizers: -Discussants: Stefan Berger, Mario Carretero, Lindsay Gibson, Maria Grever, Chencheng Shen, Holger Thünemann



Saturday 7 April 2018 11.00 - 13.00
J-14 - URB06 : Europe’s Democratic Age from Below. Citizens, Social Movements, and the Local in the Establishment and Challenging of the Postwar Model of Democracy
MST/OG/010 Main Site Tower
Networks: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations , Theory , Urban Chair: Stefan Berger
Organizer: Pepijn CorduwenerDiscussant: Stefan Berger
Pepijn Corduwener : The Transformation of Political Parties: the Entanglement of Political Parties and the State in Mid-twentieth Century Germany and Italy
Stefan Couperus : Community Life and Neighbourhood Politics in Post-war Coventry and Rotterdam
Camilo Erlichman : Re-Ordering the Working-Class City: Political Discourses of Social Justice in Post-War Turin and Essen
Christian Wicke : The Institutionalization of the Industrial Heritage Movement in the Ruhr, 1968-2018


ZA-14 - THE11 : Right-Wing Populisms – the Old and the New
Music Lecture Theatre School of Music
Network: Theory Chairs: -
Organizers: -Discussants: -
Maren Lytje : Right-Wing Populisms – the Old and the New (B)
Susi Meret : Right-Wing Populisms – the Old and the New (A)
Martin Ottovay Jørgensen : Right-Wing Populisms in the International Sphere –Old and New (C)



Saturday 7 April 2018 14.00 - 16.00
U-15 - REL11 : Round table Imagining European Unity Since 1000 AD
PFC/03/030 Sir Peter Froggatt Centre
Networks: Politics, Citizenship, and Nations , Religion , Theory Chair: Thomas Welskopp
Organizer: Patrick PastureDiscussants: Stefan Berger, Jose Reis Santos, Liesbeth van de Grift, John C. Wood